Christmas New Year 2017/18 public holiday information

This announcement is for: 
Employee / workerEmployer

The Christmas/ New Year period is rapidly approaching and it is important to understand public holiday obligations for the festive season. This season's public holidays are:

  • Christmas Day, Monday 25 December 2017
  • Boxing Day, Tuesday 26 December 2017
  • New Year's Day, Monday 1 January 2018

Employers and employees should be aware of their employment obligations on these public holidays.

The Christmas New Year 2017/18 public holiday arrangements page provides:

  • An overview of the Christmas/ New Year public holiday arrangements
  • Detailed information on public holiday arrangements for
    • State system award free employees
    • Shop and Warehouse Award
    • Restaurant, Tearoom and Catering Workers Award
    • Hairdressers Award

For more information about employment obligations and entitlements on the upcoming public holidays contact Wageline on 1300 655 266.

Labour Relations
Department News
15 Nov 2017

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